September 7th, 2016 by admn
Rev. Fr Clifford Fernandes is a priest of Mangalore Diocese and currently serves as a Spiritual Director at St Joseph’s Seminary Mangalore. Fr Clifford was born on 09th May 1962. He hails from Neermarga / Kelarai of Mangalore. He did his seminary studies at St Joseph’s Seminary, Mangalore. He was ordained as a priest on 21st April 2005. His mission statement is “To be faithful to God and useful to the people of God”. As an assistant Parish Priest he has served for two years at Mother of Sorrows Church, Udupi. He obtained his Licentiate in ‘Formative Spirituality and Counseling’ from Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram, Pontifical Athenaeum of Philosophy, Theology and Canon Law, Bangalore. He wrote his thesis on the theme “Formator: A Co-Traveler and a Human Instrument in the Divine Mission”. Apart from teaching in the Seminary, he also holds other responsibility in the Diocese of Mangalore. He is the member of the Mangalore Diocesan Ecumenical Commission (MDEC). He can be contacted through email firstname.lastname@example.org and mobile no. +919449330676.